Vila Nova de Poiares

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Vila Nova de Poiares
Municipality
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Coordinates: 40°12′39″N 8°15′27″W / 40.21083°N 8.25750°W / 40.21083; -8.25750Coordinates: 40°12′39″N 8°15′27″W / 40.21083°N 8.25750°W / 40.21083; -8.25750
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Pinhal Interior Norte
Intermunic. comm. Região de Coimbra
District Coimbra
Parishes 4
Area
 • Total 84.45 km2 (32.61 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,281
 • Density 86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Website www.cm-vilanovadepoiares.pt

Vila Nova de Poiares (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈvilɐ ˈnɔvɐ ðɨ poˈjaɾɨʃ]) is a municipality in the Coimbra district, in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 7,281,[1] in an area of 84.45 km².[2]

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 4 civil parishes (freguesias):[3]

  • Arrifana
  • Lavegadas
  • Santo André de Poiares
  • São Miguel de Poiares

International relations[edit]

Vila Nova de Poiares is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  2. ^ Direção-Geral do Território
  3. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 136" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 5 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Mielec- Miasta Partnerskie" [Mielec - Partnership Cities]. Oficjalny serwis Urzędu Miejskiego w Mielcu [Mielec City Council] Flag of Poland.svg (in Polish). Archived from the original on 2013-08-21. Retrieved 2013-08-25. 

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